The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 33 35 24
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Permanent jobs citing Perl 95 124 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.54% 7.06% 10.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.05% 10.69% 15.25%
Number of salaries quoted 86 104 153
Average salary £43,250 £42,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.36% +5.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Perl
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
945 1160 1141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 65.04% 66.06% 69.32%
Number of salaries quoted 837 989 1061
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £31,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Perl
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Cambridge region.

Perl Salary Trend in Cambridge

Perl
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Perl.

1 175 (84.54%) Python
2 150 (72.46%) Linux
3 89 (43.00%) C++
4 84 (40.58%) C
5 78 (37.68%) SQL
6 65 (31.40%) Degree
7 60 (28.99%) UNIX
8 55 (26.57%) HTML
9 54 (26.09%) Java
10 53 (25.60%) Windows
11 49 (23.67%) Bash Shell
12 46 (22.22%) Apache
13 45 (21.74%) MySQL
14 41 (19.81%) Agile Software Development
15 38 (18.36%) Software Engineering
16 35 (16.91%) Firewall
17 34 (16.43%) JavaScript
18 32 (15.46%) XML
18 32 (15.46%) Computer Science
19 31 (14.98%) Tomcat
20 30 (14.49%) PHP
21 28 (13.53%) Mentoring
22 27 (13.04%) OO
23 26 (12.56%) DNS
23 26 (12.56%) Red Hat
23 26 (12.56%) CentOS
24 24 (11.59%) Relational Database
24 24 (11.59%) C#
24 24 (11.59%) Ruby
25 22 (10.63%) Electronics

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Perl. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 46 (22.22%) Apache
2 31 (14.98%) Tomcat
3 10 (4.83%) Zope
4 9 (4.35%) Plone
5 8 (3.86%) nginx
5 8 (3.86%) CMS
6 6 (2.90%) IIS
6 6 (2.90%) GlassFish
6 6 (2.90%) Node.js
7 5 (2.42%) OpenStack
7 5 (2.42%) JBoss
8 2 (0.97%) Lync
9 1 (0.48%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (0.97%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.31%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.83%) SaaS
3 1 (0.48%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 35 (16.91%) Firewall
2 26 (12.56%) DNS
3 21 (10.14%) SSL
4 18 (8.70%) Internet
5 15 (7.25%) TCP/IP
6 10 (4.83%) HTTP
7 7 (3.38%) Intranet
8 6 (2.90%) LDAP
8 6 (2.90%) SAN
9 5 (2.42%) Wireless
9 5 (2.42%) Bluetooth
9 5 (2.42%) ZigBee
10 4 (1.93%) SMTP
10 4 (1.93%) SNMP
11 3 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (1.45%) Reverse Proxy
11 3 (1.45%) Network Security
12 2 (0.97%) SSH
12 2 (0.97%) 802.15
12 2 (0.97%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (21.74%) MySQL
2 24 (11.59%) Relational Database
3 14 (6.76%) MariaDB
3 14 (6.76%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (5.31%) MongoDB
5 7 (3.38%) SQL Server
6 5 (2.42%) RDBMS
6 5 (2.42%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.42%) CouchDB
6 5 (2.42%) Neo4j
7 3 (1.45%) Firebird
8 2 (0.97%) Big Data
9 1 (0.48%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.48%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (9.66%) Eclipse
2 16 (7.73%) JIRA
3 15 (7.25%) Git (software)
3 15 (7.25%) Jenkins
4 12 (5.80%) Subversion
5 10 (4.83%) Selenium
6 9 (4.35%) TeamCity
7 8 (3.86%) CruiseControl
8 6 (2.90%) Visual Studio
8 6 (2.90%) QADirector
8 6 (2.90%) TestNG
8 6 (2.90%) Mockito
8 6 (2.90%) SCons
9 3 (1.45%) FitNesse
10 2 (0.97%) GCC
10 2 (0.97%) GDB
10 2 (0.97%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.48%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.48%) Hudson
11 1 (0.48%) LabVIEW
General
1 22 (10.63%) Electronics
2 19 (9.18%) Marketing
3 5 (2.42%) Finance
3 5 (2.42%) Advertising
3 5 (2.42%) Games
4 4 (1.93%) Automotive
5 3 (1.45%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.97%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.97%) Military
7 1 (0.48%) Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (28.50%) Developer
2 44 (21.26%) Software Engineer
3 29 (14.01%) Administrator
4 28 (13.53%) Linux Administrator
5 27 (13.04%) Software Developer
6 24 (11.59%) Systems Administrator
7 23 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 19 (9.18%) Senior Developer
9 17 (8.21%) Linux Engineer
10 16 (7.73%) Author
10 16 (7.73%) Technical Author
10 16 (7.73%) Senior Technical Author
11 15 (7.25%) Test Engineer
12 12 (5.80%) Senior Software Engineer
12 12 (5.80%) Tester
13 11 (5.31%) Web Developer
13 11 (5.31%) Senior Software Developer
14 10 (4.83%) Software Test Engineer
14 10 (4.83%) Consultant
14 10 (4.83%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (26.57%) HTML
2 32 (15.46%) XML
3 21 (10.14%) Web Services
4 17 (8.21%) CSS
5 16 (7.73%) XSLT
6 14 (6.76%) jQuery
7 9 (4.35%) AngularJS
8 8 (3.86%) HTML5
8 8 (3.86%) JSP
9 7 (3.38%) SOAP
9 7 (3.38%) J2EE
9 7 (3.38%) REST
9 7 (3.38%) RESTful
10 6 (2.90%) Spring
10 6 (2.90%) Swing
11 5 (2.42%) ASP.NET
11 5 (2.42%) POSIX
11 5 (2.42%) .NET
12 4 (1.93%) Ext JS
13 3 (1.45%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 32 (15.46%) Computer Science
2 14 (6.76%) Informatics
2 14 (6.76%) Management Information System
3 13 (6.28%) Mathematics
3 13 (6.28%) Visualisation
4 12 (5.80%) LIMS
5 11 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (4.83%) Physics
7 9 (4.35%) Statistics
7 9 (4.35%) Robotics
8 8 (3.86%) Algorithms
9 6 (2.90%) User Experience
10 5 (2.42%) Data Centre
10 5 (2.42%) Data Integration
10 5 (2.42%) Replication
10 5 (2.42%) Artificial Intelligence
11 3 (1.45%) Device Driver
11 3 (1.45%) Embedded Systems
12 2 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.97%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 150 (72.46%) Linux
2 60 (28.99%) UNIX
3 53 (25.60%) Windows
4 26 (12.56%) CentOS
5 16 (7.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (4.35%) Debian
7 6 (2.90%) Android
8 5 (2.42%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (1.45%) Ubuntu
9 3 (1.45%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.97%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.48%) Solaris
11 1 (0.48%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (19.81%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (18.36%) Software Engineering
3 28 (13.53%) Mentoring
4 27 (13.04%) OO
5 20 (9.66%) Line Management
6 18 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
6 18 (8.70%) Test Scripting
7 17 (8.21%) Configuration Management
7 17 (8.21%) Automated Testing
8 16 (7.73%) Content Management
8 16 (7.73%) SDLC
8 16 (7.73%) Coaching
9 14 (6.76%) Bioinformatics
10 13 (6.28%) TDD
10 13 (6.28%) Scrum
10 13 (6.28%) Test Automation
10 13 (6.28%) Open Source
11 12 (5.80%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (5.80%) Load Balancing
12 11 (5.31%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 175 (84.54%) Python
2 89 (43.00%) C++
3 84 (40.58%) C
4 78 (37.68%) SQL
5 54 (26.09%) Java
6 49 (23.67%) Bash Shell
7 34 (16.43%) JavaScript
8 30 (14.49%) PHP
9 24 (11.59%) C#
9 24 (11.59%) Ruby
10 19 (9.18%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.42%) Haskell
11 5 (2.42%) R
11 5 (2.42%) Go
11 5 (2.42%) Embedded C
12 4 (1.93%) Embedded C++
12 4 (1.93%) Objective-C
13 3 (1.45%) Assembly Language
13 3 (1.45%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.97%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 65 (31.40%) Degree
2 4 (1.93%) PhD
3 3 (1.45%) RHCE
3 3 (1.45%) LPIC
3 3 (1.45%) Postgraduate
4 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.14%) QA
2 3 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (6.28%) Postfix
2 12 (5.80%) Varnish
3 11 (5.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (4.83%) qmail
5 8 (3.86%) Active Directory
5 8 (3.86%) Xen
5 8 (3.86%) KVM
6 5 (2.42%) Docker
6 5 (2.42%) LXC
6 5 (2.42%) Slurm Workload Manager
7 4 (1.93%) Squid
8 3 (1.45%) Firmware
8 3 (1.45%) iptables
9 2 (0.97%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (4.83%) HAProxy
2 8 (3.86%) systemd
3 7 (3.38%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (2.90%) Puppet
5 5 (2.42%) Mesos
6 2 (0.97%) Ansible
6 2 (0.97%) Salt
7 1 (0.48%) Nagios
Vendors
1 26 (12.56%) Red Hat
2 18 (8.70%) Perforce
3 11 (5.31%) VMware
3 11 (5.31%) Oracle
4 6 (2.90%) Coverity
4 6 (2.90%) Tableau
5 5 (2.42%) Pegasus
6 4 (1.93%) Microsoft
7 2 (0.97%) Sun
7 2 (0.97%) CheckPoint
7 2 (0.97%) SAP
7 2 (0.97%) Cisco
7 2 (0.97%) Rackspace
7 2 (0.97%) F5
8 1 (0.48%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.48%) WorldPay
8 1 (0.48%) Sybase
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
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Salary: 25k-60k + benefits
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Salary: 40k - 55k + benefits
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: to c£55,000 DOE + package
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: to £46k DOE + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + package
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Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits
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